Michaela (Mickey) Sundermann joined Pinkston with experience in political communications, digital media, and media relations. As a Senior Account Executive, she works with clients to create messaging and media strategies within the defense and technology industries.
Michaela comes to Pinkston from the political arena where she worked for nearly five years, holding several communications positions in both the Senate and the House of Representatives. While on Capitol Hill, she served as Deputy Press Secretary for a Senate committee chairman, Digital Director for a Midwest Senator and a Senate campaign, and Press Secretary for two congressional committees.
Having worked for several elected officials, she understands the importance of utilizing both local and national press, as well as balancing digital and traditional media to reach targeted audiences.
Michaela grew up in Iowa, and she graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and a minor in Religious Studies.